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Symptoms|Treatments|Side effects|Causes

118 treatments sorted by (?)
treatmentmember ratings (num votes)
Isotretinoin (Roaccutane, Accutane)
(133)
Paleo Diet
(75)
acutane
(11)
No gluten
(94)
Roaccutane
(11)
Bactrim
(29)
Ketogenic Diet
(8)
No sugar
(111)
Azelaic acid
(5)
Clindamyacin phosphate gel
(23)
No dairy
(161)
Avoid touching face
(401)
Sit out in the sun with the affected area exposed for at least 15 minutes in the day
(184)
Diane 35
(30)
Ziana
(3)
Benzoyl Peroxide Cream %10
(62)
Glycolic acid
(4)
Epiduo Gel
(15)
Doryx (Doxycycline)
(108)
Retin A
(194)
Birth control pill / Balance hormones
(202)
Washing face
(579)
eliminating comedogenic ingredients from skincare routine
(4)
Ole Henriksen products
(9)
Tetracycline
(226)
No fast food
(154)
Amoxicillin
(21)
Washing pillowcases regularly
(215)
PhotoDynamic Therapy
(16)
Benzoyl peroxide 2.5%
(414)
Clindamycin1% dabber
(93)
Tazorac
(14)
Sotret
(1)
Aveeno Skin Brightening Daily Scrub
(1)
foot bath with baking soda
(1)
bikram yoga
(1)
Zinc cream
(17)
Duac Gel
(47)
AcZone
(4)
Benzaclin
(58)
Exuviance Vespera Serum
(2)
Helminthic therapy
(2)
Zinc soap
(5)
avoid spicy food
(5)
Azelex
(8)
White vinegar
(11)
Metrogel
(11)
Retinol Oral Supplementation
(6)
Pantothenic acid
(27)
Antibiotic cream
(91)
Placing clean towel on pillow each night
(43)
having a good skincare routine
(7)
Sulfur Powder
(23)
Mychelle clear skin serum
(11)
Rosac
(8)
Mario Bedescu Drying Lotion
(21)
Blemish potion
(25)
Dr. Hauschka Natural Skin Care
(23)
Spironolactone
(13)
Acnetrex
(3)
Using fresh aloe vera leaves on skin
(40)
Salicylic acid
(353)
Stievia-A Cream .025%
(11)
Vaccination with individually developed vaccine
(4)
Erythromycin topical solution
(51)
Vicco Turmeric Skin Cream
(1)
Dr. Andrew Weil for Origins
(12)
Avoiding pork
(12)
Drink a lot of water
(23)
"Cleanance K" by Avene
(23)
N-acetylcysteine
(5)
OBAGI
(16)
Differin Gel
(31)
Washing face with baking soda
(6)
Chemical-free, vegan cosmetics / personal care products
(97)
Gamma Linolenic Acid
(3)
Evening Primrose Oil
(3)
Oil Cleansing Method
(47)
Urine therapy
(4)
African Black Soap
(22)
Acne Free
(48)
Aloe Vera Soap
(18)
Hydrocortisone cream
(19)
No eggs
(28)
Aveda Enbrightenment Wash
(7)
Vitamin D
(42)
Aromatherapy
(13)
Air Purifier
(23)
Jojoba Oil
(4)
Burt's Bees blemish stick
(10)
Vitamin D3
(110)
Cetaphil for sensitive skin
(161)
Vegan diet
(75)
Zinc
(114)
Purpose Gentle Cleansing Bar
(39)
Bert's Bees Cleansing Milk
(11)
Honey
(74)
Kumkumadi Lepana
(1)
Veltin
(1)
Flax Oil
(51)
Tea tree oil
(232)
Aging (improvement after around age 19)
(248)
Pregnancy
(16)
Apple cider vinegar tonic
(73)
St. Ives Apricot Scrub
(161)
Alpha Hydroxy Acid
(29)
Exercise
(208)
Using nothing but water on face
(141)
Proactiv
(214)
Toothpaste on acne
(158)
Sauna
(35)
Rubbing Alcohol
(124)
Hydrogen peroxide
(102)
Murad AcneComplex
(47)
Bar soap
(188)
Emu Oil
(10)
Not washing face at all
(14)
Clearasil Stayclear
(173)

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